real world data


Makady A, de Boer A, Hillege H, Klungel O & Goettsch W, 2017. What Is Real-World Data? A Review of Definitions Based on Literature and Stakeholder Interviews. Value Health 20(7): 858-865.

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Acronym: RWD

Data collected during the routine delivery of health care.

Note 1: Sources may include observational data, administrative data, research data, patient-generated data or professional-generated data. These data may be collected in administrative datasets, case notes, surveys, product and disease registries, social media, electronic health records, claims and billing datasets, or mobile health applications.